Mom Stuff

By Christine Davis

Snack without all the guilt thanks to these delicious lower-calorie bags of popcorn from Angie’s. BOOMCHICKAPOP is just 100 calories per cup and is available in Sea Salt and Kettle Corn flavours to satisfy both your sweet and salty cravings. Plus they’re gluten-free and vegan. Available at Loblaw, Zehrs, Fortinos, No Frills and Shoppers Drug Mart. 136g – 198g from $2.99; 225g – 397g from $4.99

Boulder Denim
Dress in the future of denim with the brand’s skinny jeans. They feature 360-degree Extreme Diagonal Stretch that moves with your body and are shaped with a waistband designed to work with the curves of the body hugging contours and reducing gapping. Originally designed for rock climbers they are perfect for a mom’s busy life and are made in Canada. Jeans fit big – it’s best to size down. Available at SAIL Outdoor Stores and $176

Maxlite 5 Rolling Underseat Bag
Don’t be caught over-stuffing for your March Break travels. Instead, invest in this spacious and versatile underseat bag that boasts both retractable handles and wheels. Its unique shape lets you skip the overhead bin, fitting under the seat of any major North American airline. Inside it’s expansive, holding everything you need for that getaway. Available at and Hudson’s Bay. $159.99

Seea Hermosa One Piece
Sport this elegant and functional surf suit on your March Break holiday. The stylish sweetheart bustline is flattering while the long sleeves provide sun protection. It’s unique and different and made of post-consumer pop bottles. Available at MEC and $159.95

Simply Protein Cookies
Power up before your next workout with these filling protein cookies. They’re the newest addition to the SimpleProtein snack lineup, providing 10-11g of protein with just 2-3g of sugar at 210-220 calories each. Available in Chocolate Chip, Peanut Butter and Vanilla Almond flavours. Available at Loblaws, Bulk Barn, Sobey’s and Walmart. $2.99 each

HydrActive 24H Day & Night Moisturizing Gel Cream
Get the season’s glass skin beauty look with this new gel cream from Marcelle. It hydrates while giving your skin an energy boost and provides protection from the elements. The rich moisturizing effect is suitable for all skin types and will leave you hydrated for 24 hours. Available at, major retailers and drugstores. $25.95

Faux-Leather Biker Jacket
This classic biker style jacket from RW&CO is great for layering in the cooler weather and works as a light jacket as the days warm up, making it a great year-round addition to your wardrobe. It’ll add a little edge to any outfit. Available at RW&CO and $149

Ecco soft sneakers
Put some spring in your step with a new pair of Ecco sneakers. The Soft 7 slip-ons feature an all leather woven upper and contrasting sole along with the brand’s Comfort Fibre System for all-day comfort. The Soft 8 Floral is a versatile Scandanavian leather sneaker that offers a contemporary silhouette and slip-on styling. Available at Soft 7 $210; Soft 8 Floral $210

Elizabeth grant Caviar Cellular Recharge Super Eye Pads
Enjoy instant rejuvenation and hydration for the eye area with these eye pads. Perfect for travel, they restore a smoother, rested and more youthful appearance around eyes thanks to the Caviar Cellular Recharge, which harnesses the benefits of natural caviar to help to improve the skin’s firmness and elasticity while making the skin around the delicate eye area appear smoother. Available at and The Shopping Channel. Six-pack $35